Benioff Children’s Hospital Pediatrics

The Pediatric Clinical Research Center (PCRC) encompasses three research units located in UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital (BCH):

  1. outpatient clinic located in the Gateway Medical Building, 6th floor area C. The outpatient area consists of one exam room, one procedure room, and a phlebotomy room with three infusion chairs while providing nursing and infrastructure for outpatient studies;
  2. an inpatient acute care mobile research nurse staff who complete research procedures and data collection within the acute care Pediatric units; and
  3. a specialized research outreach team that implements research studies in the Intensive Care Nursery, Pediatric Heart Center, and Pediatric Intensive care Unit.


Gateway Medical Building
1825 4th Street, 6th floor, Area C
San Francisco, CA 94158


Monday-Friday, 8:00AM-5:00PM

Scheduling Requests
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Associate Nursing Director
Michele Downing, RN
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Sample Processing Lab Manager
Nick Larocque, MS
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Protocol Manager
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Operations Analyst / Front Desk
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